25th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk @ Highlands Hammock State ParkThursday, November 23, 2017 - 8:00am to 10:00am EST
Race Entry Fee is $25.00 through November 11. Shirts are available with registration completed by November 11. The fee increases to $30.00 for entries received or postmarked after November 11 and shirts may be received only if they are available. Special Kid's Race Entry Fee for children aged 11 years and under is $12.00. There are no shirts available at this cost. Shirt sizes are guaranteed to pre-registered contestants by November 11 ONLY!
Call the Ranger Station at 863-386-6094.
Celebrate Thanksgiving by participating in the park's Annual Turkey Trot 5K! This year marks the 25th anniversary of this Highlands Hammock tradition! Race contestants may either run or walk this special event. Age groups with male and female divisions include Kids 8 years old and younger to Seniors 80 years and older. Race entry forms are available at the Ranger Station. Online registration is available at http://endurancesportstiming.com/race-calendar/. Email questions to email@example.com. Please see Fees for information about race entry fees. See Additional Information for participation requirements and other information. Contestants are encouraged to register early as a large field is expected with over 600 runners!
Audubon Society Guided Bird Walk @ Oscar Scherer State ParkThursday, November 23, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:00am EST
Free with paid park entrance
Ranger Station 941-483-5956
No pets please. Comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen, insect repellent, drinking water, camera and binoculars recommended.
A guided bird walk on sandy hiking trails through the various park habitats, guided by the Venice Audubon Society.
Weekly Ranger Program @ Topsail Hill Preserve State ParkThursday, November 23, 2017 - 9:00am CST
Program is free with regular park admission.
Discuss, learn about and explore the park with a Ranger. Thursday Ranger Program starts at 3pm. Check at the Ranger Station for current week's topic and starting location.